Encyclopedia of Terrorist, Natural, and Man-made DisastersBook - 2006
Encyclopedia of Terrorist, Natural, and Man-Made Disasters discusses major toxicological incidents, both man-made and environmental in nature. Many of the man-made incidents resulting from occupational or industrial accidents have also led to environmental contamination, illness, and death for a great number of victims. Now for the first time, these occurrences with hazardous material are documented in a single index -- Encyclopedia of Terrorist, Natural, and Man-Made Disasters. An ideal resource for emergency physicians, EMS professionals, public health professionals, and toxicologists, this encyclopedia describes incidents that can be traced through history. Each event has been researched and reference citations are included. With over 1200 entries, the entire encyclopedia can be searched by source, date, or type of disaster!Book includes a CD-ROM!
Alternative Title: Terrorist, natural, and man-made disasters
Publisher: Sudbury, Mass. : Jones and Bartlett Publishers, c2006.
Branch Call Number: 363.1703
Characteristics: xvii, 295 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)